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January for Violet Grey

Cover story: January Jones

VIOLET GREY – The month of January brings with it a desire for frank self-examination, and once that’s over, an even greater desire for a whole new look. With that in mind, we thought we’d reach out to brilliant actress and longtime VIOLET GREY friend, the appropriately named January Jones. Jones, ever game, agreed to test out this season’s maximal makeup trend—artist Morgane Martini flew in from Paris for the shoot—in front of the glamorous lens of photographer Ben Hassett.

We then met at Nate ‘n Al’s, the storied Beverly Hills diner, for a round of cheeseburgers and a wide-ranging conversation with VIOLET GREY founder Cassandra Grey about sex scenes, parenthood, career fulfillment, and everything in between. The result is just the inspiration one needs to get through the early months of the year, sanity intact—and just for added value, we also got Jones to detail her morning beauty routine. Read on for the very best of January.
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The Violet Files

The Violet Files

BATHTIME WITH JANUARY JONES

Actress and VIOLET GREY contributor January Jones has many talents and, as her Instagram followers may know, has refined the ritual of bathing (and the bathtub selfie) to an art form. Here, in her new column for The Violet Files, Jones holds court from her tub as VIOLET GREY’s very own intrepid bath critic. Much like a research scientist or a restaurant reviewer, she examines new products each month and delivers her verdicts on the good, the bad, and the beautiful.

This week: Jones assesses the merits of a quartet of bathtime products—plus offers her two cents on bathing etiquette. Hint: Don’t call your boss from the tub.
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